Around K-Town: A roundup of what’s happening in Karachi this weekend

From a music festival to group bike riding on the beach, we've got you covered


By Maha Ali

This weekend has got a bunch of interesting things in store for us. Check out our top picks on how to enjoy the coming few days!

1. Karachi Music Fest

Base Rock Cafe presents Karachi Music Fest- Pepsi Battle of Bands Edition  which is a live music event here for it’s sixth episode after a successful and sold out first 5 episodes of the show. Hosted by VJ Ahmed Godil, head on over to enjoy some packed and thrilling live music competition!

Date and Time: Sunday, September 1| 7pm onwards.

More details here: https://web.facebook.com/events/946113732399882/

2. Ride for The Future

Hosted by Bikestan, this is a global campaign for learning, earning and growing for the our next generation. In an attempt to empower adolescent girls via life skills and sports in undeserved communities of Karachi, this Ride for The Future will enable people to get involved in the cause and donate/raise funds for people in other cities of Pakistan as well.

Date and Time: Sunday, September 1| 6.30 am onwards

More details here: https://web.facebook.com/events/889209778101449/

3. Creative Karachi Festival

The Second Floor (T2F) is hosting Creative Karachi Festival 2019 which is a two-day festival for interdisciplinary arts and creativity aka a weekend mela! If you’re looking for creative inspiration/ a space for creative expression then this festival is for you!

Date and Time: Friday- Saturday, August 30th-31st| 2 pm- 10pm

More details here: https://web.facebook.com/events/697300454043989/?event_time_id=715099145597453

 

4. Feminist Perspective on Climate Change

Hosted by Women Democratic Front Karachi, this discussion is focused on a Marxist–feminist approach to factors driving climate change. Head on over to be a part of this important cause!

Date and Time: Sunday, September 1| 2pm-4pm.

More details here: https://web.facebook.com/events/378427979513513/?active_tab=about

 

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